Global Health

Dr. Yodi Mahendradhata,Msc,PhD

Classification: compulsory

Globalization influence the health of individuals, societies and the function of health systems in many ways and may present both opportunities and risks, particularly to vulnerable societies. This course provides an overview of current health challenges facing the world. Throughout the course, students will gain insight into how challenges have changed over time. The course discuss the likely determinants of such changes and examine future projections. Successful international health strategies and programs are also highlighted and global health governance structures will be mapped and the role of the key actors explored.

 Session Topic
1 International political economy of health (1)
2 International political economy of health (2)
3 World trade and health
4 International trade in health services (1)
5 International trade in health services (2)
6 Foreign aid and health
7 Climate change and health
8 Epidemiology and control of dengue
9 Epidemiology and control of malaria
10 Epidemiology and control of HIV
11 Epidemiology and control of Neglected Tropical Diseases
12 Global Health Agenda